SAPS NEWS GAUTENG: Shooting Incidents and Four Suspects Arrested after House Robbery in Alberton


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Shooting incidents and four suspects arrested

2018/09/19

Media Statement from Gauteng Media CentreCorporate Communication and LiaisonSouth African Police Service

At about 13:00 four suspects were involved in a house robbery at Alberton. As they were driving away, the security guards (CPS Security) followed them and a shoot-out between them ensued until at M1 where the suspects' vehicle lost control.

The vehicle hit a palisade fencing on the side of the Highway. Four suspects jumped out and were caught while running away on foot. Three Firearms (pistols) were seized at the scene. The suspects will be charged with house robbery, attempted murder and possession of Firearms and ammunition.  

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